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Customers band together to buy wheelchair for beloved worker
YORK, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania store greeter with cerebral palsy has learned how much he means to his customers, who banded together to help fund a new wheelchair for him.
-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | York Pennsylvania York County Pennsylvania York Daily Record Pennsylvania The York Dispatch New Jersey Twin Cerebral palsy
Bus with anti-transgender message is vandalized in NYC
A bus spreading a message against transgender culture was vandalized near United Nations headquarters         
-1 points by Arizona Republic | New York City Transgender United Nations Headquarters Human rights LGBT York New York Connecticut
Concern grows for bald eagle with leg trap attached to foot
BONNEAUVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Bird-welfare volunteers are trying to locate a bald eagle that's been photographed in Pennsylvania with a leg-hold trap clamped to a talon. Wildlife rehabilitator Wendy Ebersole Looker told The York Dispatch on Tuesday she will care for the injured raptor if it can be caught. The ...
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Baltimore City police officer charged after exchanging sexually explicit texts with a 15-year-old boy
A Baltimore Police Officer has been charged with exchanging sexually explicit messages with a 15-year-old boy in Pennsylvania. Officer Timothy Rae George III, 22, a member of the department for two years assigned to the Northeast District, was charged with dissemination of explicit materials to...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | York Daily Record York Pennsylvania York County Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Sexual intercourse The York Dispatch New York Jackson Township New Jersey
Host families make summers fantastic
This summer we celebrated the Fresh Air Fund’s 140th summer of serving children from New York City’s low-income communities. I would like to take this opportunity to extend my gratitude to our extraordinary Fresh Air volunteers, hosts and supporters in the Merrimack River area for their dedication...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | New York City New York Positive psychology City of London Merrimack River Hosts file York Gratitude
Fire at Gap distribution center ‘intentionally set:’ police
Authorities say a massive blaze that ripped through a Gap Inc. distribution center in New York was intentionally set. State police say Tuesday that the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives determined the origin of the fire was “incendiary.” No other details have been released. State police and the BATF continue to investigate....
502 points by New York Post | New York City United States Federal Bureau of Investigation New York Hudson River U.S. state York New Jersey
Roundup: The non-art of 9/11, a Turkish biennial is canceled, the cultural history of zombies
How the art insurance system determines value (and whether a work is even art). Politics in Turkey get the best of a biennial. And the Finns say no to a new Guggenheim museum. Plus: Donald Trump’s speed painting, Gagosian tattoos, and the long history of zombies. — The surviving bits of art from...
-1 points by Los Angeles Times | New York City Los Angeles Donald Trump Art The Washington Post York Rockefeller Foundation Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
William Trout Wolf, father of Pennsylvania governor, dies at 95
HARRISBURG - William Trout Wolf, 95, Gov. Wolf's father, died Friday afternoon, the governor's office announced. Mr. Wolf, who owned the York-based kitchen cabinet company that the Democratic governor and two business partners later bought, died at 3:15, the governor's office said.
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Police: 2 men shot outside stadium after dispute during game
YORK, Pa. (AP) - The shootings of two men in the parking lot outside a high school football game in central Pennsylvania followed a verbal dispute inside the stadium, police said.
7 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Pennsylvania Police Constable Lancaster Pennsylvania Criminal Investigation Department Harrisburg Pennsylvania High school York